TPK Māori Demographic Profile
Sources of income
Derived from the Census question:
'From all sources of income identified, what will the total income be that you got yourself, before tax or anything was taken out of it, in the 12 months that will end on 31 March 2013?'
Sources of income
Individual income sources data is a useful indicator of socio-economic status. With other data sources, such as Income, Educational Qualifications and Occupation data, it helps to evaluate the economic opportunities and socio-economic status of Māori communities. The data differentiates between market and non-market source of income
The data presented is for the population aged over 15.
|Sources of individual income|
|New Zealand - Rohe||2013||2006||Change|
|Income source||Number of Māori within New Zealand||% of Māori within New Zealand||New Zealand Māori population %||Number of Māori within New Zealand||% of Māori within New Zealand||New Zealand Māori population %||2006 to 2013|
|Wages, salary, commissions, bonuses etc||260,211||58.1||58.1||266,202||63.1||63.1||-5,991||300|
|Self-employment or business||40,188||9.0||9.0||40,437||9.6||9.6||-249||301|
|Interest, dividends, rent, other invest.||35,244||7.9||7.9||38,799||9.2||9.2||-3,555||302|
|Payments from a work accident insurer||6,285||1.4||1.4||7,959||1.9||1.9||-1,674||303|
|NZ superannuation or veterans pension||34,377||7.7||7.7||26,106||6.2||6.2||+8,271||304|
|Other superannuation, pensions, annuities||4,266||1.0||1.0||3,903||0.9||0.9||+363||305|
|Domestic purposes benefit||34,734||7.8||7.8||35,652||8.4||8.4||-918||308|
|Other govt. benefits, payments or pension||23,670||5.3||5.3||16,590||3.9||3.9||+7,080||311|
|Other sources of income||8,595||1.9||1.9||9,222||2.2||2.2||-627||312|
|No source of income||40,764||9.1||9.1||27,915||6.6||6.6||+12,849||313|
|Total aged 15+||447,510||--||--||421,974||--||--||+25,536|
Source: Statistics New Zealand, Census of Population and Dwellings (opens a new window) 2006 and 2013.
There were no major differences between the individual sources of income of the Māori population in New Zealand Rohe and the New Zealand Māori population in 2013.
The largest changes in the individual sources of income of the Māori population in New Zealand Rohe between 2006 and 2013 were:
- No source of income (+12,849 people)
- NZ superannuation or veterans pension (+8,271 people)
- Other govt. benefits, payments or pension (+7,080 people)
- Wages, salary, commissions, bonuses etc (-5,991 people)